Chuck proudly served our nation in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He married Shirley Ann Lewallen 53 years ago. Chuck enjoyed hunting, fishing and his dogs.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Robert Sparks.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Shirley Sparks of the home; a son, Steven J. Sparks of Branson, Missouri; two daughters, Kerry Bennett of Seymour, Missouri, Sandy Terrell of Fordland, Missouri; a grandchild, Steven Douglas Sparks of Branson, Missouri; several great-grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Grisham of Nixa, Missouri, Carol Bucheyhead of South Dakota; a brother, Dewayne “Bud” Sparks and wife Joy of Hollister, Missouri; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He will be laid to rest 1:00 pm Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Lewallen Cemetery, Branson, Missouri.